Once again, Leonardo DiCaprio to the rescue. I personally think any attempt at recreating an animated masterpiece for the big screen is worth a shot. Despite the fact that many story elements usually are left out, and casting choices can go horribly wrong, it is still fun to see such fantastical stories come to life.
Due to the fact that it is quite late, and I must get to bed, here is a quick summary of the latest news on the project…
Tse’s recent credits include the Zack Snyder-directed “Watchmen,” and the adaptation of Ray Bradbury novel “The Illustrated Man,” which Snyder is planning to direct for Warner Bros. He also adapted “Frankie Machine,” based on the Don Winslow novel “The Winter of Frankie Machine.” Michael Mann is attached to direct and Robert De Niro to star for Paramount. “